No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2016

SPH213 Fieldwork 1 (8)


This subject provides introductory fieldwork experience in working with individuals experiencing problems in communication. Fieldwork will take place in education, aged care, disability, residential care, health or community settings.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: SPH213
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionsSY/USSchool of Community Health

Assumed Knowledge

SPH101 and SPH111 and SPH201 and SPH211

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
- have a developing understanding of the health care system;
- have knowledge of the range of settings in which clients with communication or swallowing disorders may present;
- have begun to develop their skills of reflection, evaluation, observation and clinical reasoning;
- have begun to integrate theory and practice in relation to communication;


The subject will cover the following topics:
This subject is a fieldwork (clinical education) subject.

Work Place Learning

This subject contains a Workplace Learning component. Please contact the subject coordinator for further information.


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.